Resources

This section of the green business website allows you to download, for free, many useful resources to help your company become more resource efficient. These include reports, guidebooks, case studies and so on.

You can browse through these, search for the resource that you want or refine by subject/topic, sector and/or format.

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  • Construction

    Eco Design

    Title: Zero carbon homes – an introductory guide for housebuilders

    Zero carbon homes – an introductory guide for housebuilders

    Provides guidance on the design and construction of sustainable, low and zero carbon buildings in the UK.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Resource Efficiency

    Title: Workforce Partnerships for Resource Efficiency

    Workforce Partnerships for Resource Efficiency

    This guide is for those people who would like to make a difference, but are unsure where to start. It will help anyone in the workforce to take simple, no-cost and low-cost measures to improve resource efficiency. It explains how to form partnerships with colleagues.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Tourism

    Cost Savings; Energy Efficiency

    Title: Save Energy Save Money

    Save Energy Save Money

    This guide contains a number of energy efficiency tips covering many areas of the tourism sector and relevant case studies to demonstrate savings.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: Water Efficiency Saves Energy

    Water Efficiency Saves Energy

    This guide looks at ways to improve water efficiency and so reduce energy consumption.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • National

    Waste Prevention

    Title: Towards a Resource Efficient Ireland

    Towards a Resource Efficient Ireland

    Highlight the key role for the programme in delivering on national priorities on competitiveness and green growth.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Report 2015
  • Retail

    Cost Savings

    Title: Top Tips for material and energy use (Supermarkets)

    Top Tips for material and energy use (Supermarkets)

    This Guide offers some simple but cost effective actions to help reduce energy bills (Retail).

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Agriculture

    Energy Efficiency

    Title: Agriculture & Horticulture: Introducing energy saving opportunities for farmers and growers

    Agriculture & Horticulture: Introducing energy saving opportunities for farmers and growers

    A guide on energy efficiency in the agriculture & horticulture sector, broken down into the main energy consuming areas. Also includes typical & best practice benchmarks for a number of agricultural sub-sectors.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Behaviour; Resource Efficiency

    Title: Quick Guide to Changing Behaviour

    Quick Guide to Changing Behaviour

    A factsheet highlighting the importance of staff awareness with regards to resource efficiency & ways of encouraging staff to participate.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Manufacturing

    Energy Efficiency; Resource Efficiency

    Title: Top Tips for material and energy use (Manufacturing)

    Top Tips for material and energy use (Manufacturing)

    This Guide offers some simple but cost effective actions to help reduce energy bills (Manufacturing)

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015